Adam Thielen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Vikings' Adam Thielen gets in some work Wednesday

    CBS Sports "Adam Thielen (hamstring) returned to practice Wednesday, Courtney Cronin of reports. " December 11

  • Thielen out 4th consecutive game with scar tissue in leg

    The Score "Minnesota Vikings wideout Adam Thielen, who's been battling a hamstring injury for nearly two months, won't play Sunday as he struggles to get scar tissue out of his leg, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Thielen has missed four out of the last five..." December 08

  • Mike Zimmer: “No sense to push it” with Adam Thielen’s hamstring

    Clutch Points "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen is still dealing with a hamstring injury and coach Mike Zimmer is not willing to push it. “I think he’s getting really close, but there’s really no sense to push it,” Zimmer said via Mark Craig of the..." December 06

  • Adam Thielen Doubtful, Riley Reiff Questionable "The Vikings on Friday announced that WR Adam Thielen (hamstring) is doubtful for Sunday’s game at U.S. Bank Stadium. LT Riley Reiff (concussion) is listed as questionable. DT Linval Joseph (knee), RB Dalvin Cook (chest), DE Everson Griffen (knee), DT Shamar Stephen, LB..." December 06

  • Adam Thielen’s hamstring seems to be regressing, again

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, Vikings receiver Adam Thielen was participating in practice and possibly on track to play on Monday night. Then, on Sunday, he abruptly was ruled out for Monday night’s game in Seattle. Then, on Wednesday, the Vikings said that Thielen wouldn’t have..." December 04

  • Vikings Rule Out Adam Thielen

    Pro Football Rumors "The Vikings are expected to promote wide receiver Alexander Hollins from the practice squad, as Tom Pelissero of tweets. The undrafted rookie out of Eastern Illinois gives them four healthy receivers tonight against the Seahawks, as Adam Thielen remains out with..." December 02

  • Adam Thielen is questionable for Monday night

    Pro Football Talk "Absent for four weeks since coming back too quickly from a hamstring injury against the Chiefs, Vikings receiver Adam Thielen could be back in the lineup on Monday night in Seattle. Thielen officially is listed as questionable for the showdown between the 8-3 Vikings and 9-2..." November 30

  • Adam Thielen returned to the practice field on Friday

    Clutch Points "The Minnesota Vikings are set to hit the road for a primetime showdown with the Seattle Seahawks. They are hoping the extra day will provide enough time for wide receiver Adam Thielen to make his return. Thielen has missed three of the last four games while nursing a..." November 29

  • Dalvin Cook, Adam Thielen Among Seven Vikings' Starters Listed As "Limited"

    SI "The Vikings released their first injury report of the week on Thursday, and it features a number of key starters who are dealing with various ailments ahead of Monday night's game in Seattle. Since Thursday is Thanksgiving, the Vikings didn't practice, so the report is an..." November 28

  • Linval Joseph practices for Vikings, Adam Thielen doesn’t

    Pro Football Talk "When the Vikings returned from their bye week for a practice on Tuesday, wide receiver Adam Thielen was on the field with his teammates. That was a welcome change from the state of affairs before the bye.  " November 27

  • Vic Fangio sees no difference in Minnesota offense without Adam Thielen

    Pro Football Talk "In theory, the Vikings’ offense would be fundamentally different without Adam Thielen, one of the best receivers in the NFL. In practice, the head coach of their next opponent sees no difference. “None,” Broncos coach Vic Fangio said Thursday regarding the..." November 15

  • Vikings rule out Adam Thielen, Josh Kline

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings will play without wide receiver Adam Thielen again. Thielen has missed two of the last three games with a hamstring injury and he only played seven snaps in the other game as the injury cropped back up again.  " November 15

  • Adam Thielen likely out again for Vikings

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings receiver Adam Thielen likely won’t be back until Week 13, at the earliest. Thielen isn’t practicing again today, according to Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. As Tomasson notes, it looks like Thielen won’t play on Sunday against..." November 14

  • Vikings Rule Out Adam Thielen for Week 10 Clash With Cowboys Due to Hamstring Issue

    12 Up "The Minnesota Vikings will be without one of their top offensive weapons in their Week 10 showdown against the Dallas Cowboys. Star wide receiver Adam Thielen has been ruled out for Sunday's game due to a hamstring issue. The same injury limited him in..." November 08

  • Adam Thielen doesn’t practice due to hamstring injury

    Twin Cities "Vikings running back Dalvin Cook knows well the frustration wide receiver Adam Thielen is going through. Cook missed five games last season with hamstring issues. Thielen did not practice Wednesday because of his ongoing right hamstring injury, and his availability is in question for..." November 07

  • Adam Thielen unlikely to play Week 10

    The Score "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen is unlikely to play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys due to his strained hamstring, according to NFL Network's Tom Pelissero. The Vikings' 2018 receiving leader first suffered the injury during his only catch in Week..." November 05

  • Mike Zimmer vague on Adam Thielen's hamstring injury

    The Score "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen's return from his hamstring injury didn't last long. After missing Week 8 with the ailment, Thielen seemed fit to return for his club's tilt with the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. However, he left the contest early in..." November 04

  • Adam Thielen feels 'good' as he works back from injury "Adam Thielen got in a second straight limited practice on Thursday as he attempts to return from a hamstring injury that kept him out a week ago. The Minnesota Vikings receiver said he feels good but didn't declare himself certain to play Sunday against..." November 01

  • Adam Thielen returns to practice on limited basis

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings receiver Adam Thielen didn’t practice at all last week, in advance of a Thursday night game against Washington. On Wednesday, four days before a critical game at Kansas City, Thielen practiced on a limited basis. " October 30

  • Adam Thielen, renowned NFL shoe artist work together for charity

    USA Today "Well-known sneaker artist Dan Gamache grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York, with a dad rooting for the Minnesota Vikings and a mom cheering for the Buffalo Bills. “It was like, which team of terminal heartache do you want to root for?” Gamache said, chuckling. “I..." October 24

  • Adam Thielen “lobbying” to play on Thursday night

    WCCO Radio "Adam Thielen hasn’t missed a game in his NFL career.  Battling a hamstring injury - with the Minnesota Vikings scheduled to play on Thursday night -  has the impressive streak in jeopardy.  “I’m hoping so,” the star wide receiver..." October 23

  • Adam Thielen ruled out for TNF vs. Redskins

    The Score "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been ruled out for Thursday Night Football versus the Washington Redskins after suffering a hamstring injury in Week 7. " October 23

  • Vikings’ Adam Thielen is ‘improving fast,’ has a chance to play vs. Redskins

    Clutch Points "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has never missed a game in his NFL career, but he is in serious danger of being sidelined for his team’s Week 8 matchup with the Washington Redskins on Thursday night due to a hamstring injury. The good news is that..." October 22

  • Adam Thielen unlikely for TNF, but hamstring injury not serious

    The Score "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen is unlikely to play on Thursday Night Football against the Washington Redskins, but the hamstring injury he suffered in Week 7 isn't considered serious, sources told Tom Pelissero of NFL Network. Thielen underwent an..." October 21

  • Adam Thielen is optimistic he’ll play on Thursday

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings receiver Adam Thielen suffered a hamstring injury on Sunday against the Lions. He hopes to be available when the Vikings return to action in only four days. “We’ll evaluate it, see where it’s at after getting an MRI and then hopefully I’ll get..." October 20

  • Adam Thielen, Garrett Bradbury back at Vikings practice

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings added a couple of offensive starters to the injury report as non-participants in practice on Thursday, but both of those players are back on the field Friday. Wide receiver Adam Thielen sat out with an illness and center Garrett Bradbury was sidelined..." October 11

  • Adam Thielen dealing with ‘legitimate’ sickness ahead of Week 6 vs. Eagles

    Clutch Points "The Minnesota Vikings are slated to host the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 6. Unfortunately, it appears wide receiver Adam Thielen has suffered a setback. Thielen was among the notable players missing from practice. According to Mark Craig of the Star..." October 10

  • Dalvin Cook Takes a Shot at Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen

    Sports Gossip "The sky is falling in Minnesota after a 2-2 start.  Things really came to a head following the team’s loss to the Bears last Sunday when they only managed to score 6 points. Receivers Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen both expressed their dissatisfaction with the passing game..." October 06

  • Adam Thielen: “The media always tries to twist things”

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings have had a strange week, starting with the aftermath of Sunday’s loss to the Bears. And the guy who pushed down the first domino is pushing back against those who repeated and characterized his words. “Everything’s good,” Thielen told Dave Lee of..." October 04

  • Under-hyped Tandem Tops List of NFL's Most Dynamic Receiving Duos

    Bleacher Report "The best wide receiver duo in the NFL finally got everyone's attention Sunday. Buccaneers wideout Chris Godwin caught 12 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns against the Rams. Godwin, the Buccaneers' No. 2 guy (for now, anyway), hammered away at the Rams defense..." October 01

  • Kirk Cousins apologizes to Adam Thielen for missed opportunities "Two days removed from a missed opportunity in the Windy City, Kirk Cousins wants to atone for his misses. The Vikings quarterback took to the airwaves Tuesday to address their loss to the Chicago Bears on Sunday, in which Minnesota mustered just six..." October 01

  • Adam Thielen frustrated with Vikings' offense: 'You have to be able to throw the ball'

    Bleacher Report "It's probably not good when your star receiver's general critique of the offense could be directed at either the head coach or the starting quarterback. Following the Minnesota Vikings' 16-6 defeat to the Chicago Bears on Sunday, Adam..." September 30

  • Adam Thielen named this week’s NFLPA Community MVP

    Yahoo! Sports "Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen celebrated a win off the field last Sunday and he’s being recognized for his work off the field on Friday. The NFLPA announced that Thielen has been named this week’s Community MVP. Thielen and his wife initiated a program..." September 13

  • Vikings’ Adam Thielen played through three broken bones in back

    Sportsnaut "We can never again question the toughness of one Adam Thielen. In talking with the media recently, the Minnesota Vikings wide receiver noted that he once played through three broken bones in his back. The injury occurred during Minnesota’s 2017 NFC Divisional Playoff game..." July 26